2007 Other Health-related issues

Committee on the Rights of the Child, General Recommendation #8, par. 13 (2007)

Text of the recommendation

13. The healthy development of children depends on parents and other adults for necessary guidance and direction, in line with children’s evolving capacities, to assist their growth towards responsible life in society.

Year 2007
Topic Other Health-related issues
Document Type General Recommendations
Country N/A
Policy Area N/A
Human Rights Comiteee CRC
Human Rights Right to health Right to adequate standard of living
Groups Affected Children and adolescents


Committee on the Rights of the Child, General comment no. 8 - The right of the child to protection from corporal punishment and other cruelor degrading forms of punishment, CRC/C/GC/8, (2007). Par. 13. Available at: https://tbinternet.ohchr.org/_layouts/15/treatybodyexternal/Download.aspx?symbolno=CRC%2fC%2fGC%2f8&Lang=en